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4 edition of Particularly cats found in the catalog.

Particularly cats

Doris Lessing

Particularly cats

by Doris Lessing

  • 51 Want to read
  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Joseph in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • England
    • Subjects:
    • Lessing, Doris May, 1919-,
    • Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography,
    • Cat owners -- Great Britain -- Biography,
    • Cats -- England -- Anecdotes

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Doris Lessing.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR6023.E833 P3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination121 p.
      Number of Pages121
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5571492M
      LC Control Number67080016

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Jun 21,  · Particularly Cats [Doris Lessing] on maybom247.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Here Doris Lessing recounts the cats that have moved and amused her, from her childhood home overrun with kittens/5(7).

Dec 22,  · Particularly Cats And Rufus [Doris Lessing] on maybom247.com *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The distinguished novelist reveals her life among the felines in /5(4). I have long struggled with her novels but this strange little bit of non-fiction about cats she has known, I loved.

Much as I love cats, it's not the cat-lover in me alone that made this book a good fit--many of the cats in Particularly Cats die bloody, graphic deaths so if nothing else, I'm here to warn you about that/5.

From the book jacket:This little book is about the cats Doris Lessing has known or lived with, two in particular, Grey Cat and Black Cat, who are as different in character, temperament and tastes as two people, and who now share her life, mostly in London, sometimes in a Devon cottage.

Apr 01,  · The Particularly cats book review of Particularly Cats is pretty funny; it's clear the reviewer was expecting just a book about cats, not a Doris Lessing book about cats.

I'm sure by now she's assuaged her emotions with the standard sentimental fare she was looking for. DL is not to everyone's taste. As for me, I found this book very absorbing.5/5(5). Novelist Doris Lessing can recall "a hundred Particularly cats book involving cats, years and years of cats"—and does so in a memoir that reaches across continents and the years, and extreme feline states.

She writes most particularly of her own two cats, the exquisite grey, part Siamese, part street, with her willful charm, who after an only-kittenhood never gave way to the "steady, obstinate, modest.

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From the book jacket:An extraordinary book from Doris Lessing. This writer, famous for her incomparably perceptive analysis of herself, of society of people, now looks at cats: the cats she knew in childhood - sunning themselves in the hot African sun, running wild in answer to mating calls from the bush - and later, cats on English rooftops, cats on cold London pavements, cats on doorsteps.

``Knowing cats, a lifetime of cats, what is left is a sediment of sorrow quite different from that due to humans: compounded of pain for their helplessness, of guilt on behalf of us all.'' Sentimental.

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Get this from a library. Particularly cats-- and Rufus. [Doris Lessing; Mia Vander Els; James McMullan] -- In a series of captivating, interconnected vignettes, we meet the cats that have slinked and bullied and charmed their way into Doris Lessing's life: the farm and feral cats of her South African.

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Oct 08,  · Perhaps the tone of the book is due in part to the author's upbringing: in the first chapter, she recounts a story from her early years on an African farm, when her father solved the problem of an overpopulation of cats by collecting and shooting dozens of them in a room (``The cats that were still uncaught had sensed their fate and were raging Pages: This list of fictional cats in literature is subsidiary to the list of fictional maybom247.com is restricted solely to notable feline characters from notable literary works of fiction.

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